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WesternU College of Graduate Nursing alumna uses DNP training to save lives
2 weeks ago

WesternU College of Graduate Nursing alumna uses DNP training to save lives

Western University of Health Sciences College of Graduate Nursing (CGN) alumna Christine Dang, DNP ’16, MSN-FNP ’16, knew she had a monumental task ahead of her: preparing San Antonio Regional …
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WesternU helps shepherd Care Harbor mega-clinic to Pomona
2 months ago

WesternU helps shepherd Care Harbor mega-clinic to Pomona

Hundreds of thousands of Southern California residents are without health insurance and do not have a medical home. The problem is staggering and requires a massive response. Care Harbor has …
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WesternU holds first Alumni Reunion
5 months ago

WesternU holds first Alumni Reunion

More than 100 alumni and guests attended the first Western University of Health Sciences Alumni Reunion, held Sept. 15, 2018 on the WesternU Pomona, California campus.

WesternU has nearly 3,900 …
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Longtime pharmacy educator retires
5 months ago

Longtime pharmacy educator retires

Sam Shimomura, PharmD, already had a long and distinguished career at UC San Francisco’s School of Pharmacy when he decided to take a chance on an intriguing new opportunity. He …
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College of Health Sciences research champion retires
5 months ago

College of Health Sciences research champion retires

College of Health Sciences Emerita Professor of Physical Therapy Education Donna Redman-Bentley, PT, PhD, has retired after 20 years of service at WesternU. She oversaw the Department of Physical Therapy …
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College of Optometry bids farewell to its No. 1 cheerleader
5 months ago

College of Optometry bids farewell to its No. 1 cheerleader

WesternU College of Optometry Founding Dean Elizabeth Hoppe, OD, MPH, DrPH, hired her first faculty member, Daniel Kurtz, OD, about a month after her first day on the job. They …
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Anatomy lessons made to order
5 months ago

Anatomy lessons made to order

The acromion process, a bony projection on the scapula that goes over the top of the shoulder, typically has three variations on the bottom – flat, curved or hooked. Because …
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Lessons from the heart
6 months ago

Lessons from the heart

Tin Man is teaching WesternU College of Veterinary Medicine students valuable lessons long after his flawed heart gave out.

Fourth-year CVM student Kelley Black fostered Tin Man during her second …
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WesternU introduces Eye Movement Simulator
8 months ago

WesternU introduces Eye Movement Simulator

Western University of Health Sciences students and faculty are getting the first look at a game-changing Eye Movement Simulator that will help health care professionals across all disciplines learn about …
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Westernu View Spring 2018 News Roundup
11 months ago

Westernu View Spring 2018 News Roundup

 

More than half of COMP grads match into primary care

Western University of Health Sciences’ College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific held Match Day celebrations on its Pomona, …
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